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[image]Photograph of Captain John Young - NASA
Photographic documentation for the Director's Office: Photograph of Captain John Young. This image is from the SFA poster photo session to be used for publication [00502].
Keywords: Who -- John Young
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[image]JOHNSONVILLE, PA. - ASTRONAUT YOUNG TRAINING - NASA
John Young with in gondola preparing for Centrifuge Test, Johnsonville, PA.
Keywords: Who -- John Young
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[image]Press conference held to announce first Gemini astronaut selections - NASA/Johnson Space Center (NASA-JSC)
Press conference held in bldg 1 auditorium to announce the first Gemini astronaut selections. Seated at table from left to right are: Walter Schirra, Thomas Stafford, Dr. Robert Gilruth, Virgil I. Grissom, John Young, and Donald K. Slayton. Standing at the microphone is Paul Haney, the Manned Spaceflight Center Public Affairs Officer.
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Gemini
Downloads: 19
[image]ALTITUDE TEST- TRAINING - NASA
Astronaut John Young and Virgil I. Grissom in cabin of Gemini Spacecraft #3 as seen on television monitor during altitude test. MCDONNELL AIRCRAFT CORP., ST. LOUIS, MO.
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Gemini
Downloads: 24
[image]Geocorona photographed by Astronaut John Young with UV camera - NASA
The geocorona, a halo of low density hydrogen around the Earth center photographed by Astronaut John W. Young, Apollo 16 commander, with UV camera. Sunlight is shining from the left, and the geocorona is bright on that side. Exposure 15 secones, with F/1 electronicgraphic camera. The streaks and circular patch on right are instrumental.
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Earth
Downloads: 20
[image]ASTRONAUT VIRGIL I. GRISSOM, LT. COL. - NASA
TAKE SIMULATOR TRAINING - Astronauts Gus Grissom and John Young, Prime Crew for the first manned Gemini mission (GT-3), shown in front of a Gemini Mission Simulator. MCDONNELL AIRCRAFT CORP., ST. LOUIS, MO CN
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Gemini
Downloads: 17
[image]YOUNG, CAPT. JOHN YOUNG - ASTRONAUT - NASA
Official photo of astronaut John W. Young in a pressure suit without his helmet. A model of the Gemini spacecraft is on the table beside him. An American flag hangs to his left.
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Gemini
Downloads: 19
[movies]onbclip06 - NASA
Apollo 10 Astronauts Eugene Cernan, John Young, and Thomas Stafford inside the "LM".
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Apollo 10
Downloads: 30
[image]GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-III PRIME CREW - SPACESUITS - NASA
Prime Crew for the GT-III Mission are photographed in full-length portraits in their spacesuits. Virgil I. Grissom (left), and John Young are seen with the portable suit air conditioners connected and their helmets on. Also available in B&W
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Gemini; What -- Titan
Downloads: 20
[image]RESCUE DRILLS - ASTRONAUT JOE H. ENGLE - MSC - NASA
Astronauts Engle, Dr. Joseph Kerwin and Brand ingress and egress from the Apollo S/C-2TV-1 for Rescue Drills, Chamber ''A'', Bldg. 32. 35660 thru 35703 ; 1. KERWIN, JOSEPH, MD - RESCUE DRILLS 2. APOLLO GENERAL - TEST VACUUM 3. BRAND, VANCE D. - RESCUE DRILLS MSC, HOUSTON, TX
Keywords: Who -- John Young; Who -- Joseph Kerwin
Downloads: 15
[image]EGRESS - ASTRONAUT JOHN W. YOUNG - TRAINING - NASA
Astronauts John Young and Virgil I. Grissom are pictured during water egress training in a large indoor pool at Ellington Air Force Base, Texas. Young is seated on top of the Gemini capsule while Grissom is in the water with a life raft. ELLINGTON AIR FORCE BASE, TX
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Gemini; Where -- Texas
Downloads: 15
[image]Apollo 16 Mission image - Astronaut John W. Young, commander of the Apollo 16 lunar landing mission, works at the Lunar Roving Vehicle LRV just prior to deployment of the Apollo Lunar Surface Experiments Package ALSEP during the first extravehicular activity EVA-1 on April 21, 1972. Note the Ultraviolet UV Camera/Spectrometer to the right of the Lunar Module LM ladder. - NASA
Astronaut John W. Young, commander of the Apollo 16 lunar landing mission, works at the Lunar Roving Vehicle LRV just prior to deployment of the Apollo Lunar Surface Experiments Package ALSEP during the first extravehicular activity EVA-1 on April 21, 1972. Note the Ultraviolet UV Camera/Spectrometer to the right of the Lunar Module LM ladder. Also, note the pile of protective/thermal foil under the U.S...
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Apollo 16
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[image]Astronauts Grissom and Young in Gemini Mission Simulator - NASA/Johnson Space Center (NASA-JSC)
Astronauts Viril I. Grissom (right) and John Young (left), prime crew for the Gemini-Titan 3 mission, are shown inside a Gemini Mission Simulator at McDonnell Aircraft Corp., St.Louis, MO.
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Gemini; What -- Titan
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[image]Astronaut John Young drives in One-G Lunar Roving Vehicle during simulation - NASA
Astronaut John W. Young, Apollo 16 prime crew commander (right), takes a drive in the One-G Lunar Roving Vehicle (LRV) trainer in the Lunar Topgraphic Simulation area at the Manned Spacecraft Center (MSC). He is accompanied by John Omstead, with General Electric, MSC.
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Apollo 16
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[image]View of Astronaut John Young through spacecraft window prior to launch - NASA
View of Astronaut John W. Young through spacecraft window prior to launch of Gemini-Titan 3 mission.
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Gemini; What -- Titan
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[image]MISSION CONTROL CENTER (MCC) - GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-IV ACTIVITY - CONSOLES - MSC - NASA
A view of the console activity in the Mission Control Room in the MCC during a GT-IV simulation. ( 22204 thru 22230 ); Al Chop of the Public Affairs Office is seen at the console. ( 22204 ); Left to right in this view is Gene Cernan and John Young. ( 22205 ); Roger Chaffee is seen in this view. ( 22206 ); In these views the person is unidentified. ( 22207 and 22217 ); Dr. Berry is seen in this view...
Keywords: Who -- Gene Cernan; Who -- John Young; What -- Gemini; What -- Titan
Downloads: 33
[image]KSC-07PD-1289 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- Many former astronauts gather at the opening of the newest attraction at Kennedy Space Center's Visitor Complex, the Shuttle Launch Experience. In front are John Young (left) and Bob Crippen. The attraction includes a simulated launch with the sights, sounds and sensations of launching into space. Find out more about the Visitor Complex and the Shuttle Launch Experience at *http://www.kennedyspacecenter.com/visitKSC/attractions/index.asp*...
Keywords: Who -- John Young; Where -- Kennedy Space Center (KSC)
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[image]Apollo 16 Mission image - Astronaut Charles M. Duke Jr., lunar module pilot of the Apollo 16 lunar landing mission, examines closely the surface of a large boulder at North Ray crater during the third Apollo 16 extravehicular activity EVA-3 at the Descartes landing site. - NASA
Astronaut Charles M. Duke Jr., lunar module pilot of the Apollo 16 lunar landing mission, examines closely the surface of a large boulder at North Ray crater during the third Apollo 16 extravehicular activity EVA-3 at the Descartes landing site. This picture was taken by Astronaut John W. Young, commander. Note the chest-mounted 70mm Hasselblad camera. While astronauts Young and Duke descended in the Apollo 16 Lunar Module LM Orion to explore the Descartes highlands landing site on the Moon, ast...
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Apollo 16; What -- Crater; What -- Moon
Downloads: 33
[image]KSC-07PD-1284 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- NASA, Kennedy Space Center and State of Florida dignitaries helped launch the opening of the newest attraction at Kennedy Space Center's Visitor Complex, the Shuttle Launch Experience. At the dais is Dan LeBlanc, chief operating officer of the KSC Visitor Complex. Seated on stage are (from left) Lt. Governor of Florida Jeff Kottkamp, Center Director Bill Parsons, and former astronauts John Young and Bob Crippen...
Keywords: Who -- John Young; Where -- Kennedy Space Center (KSC); Where -- Florida
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[image]Astronauts Grissom and Young in Gemini Mission Simulator - NASA/Johnson Space Center (NASA-JSC)
Astronauts Viril I. Grissom (right) and John Young (left), prime crew for the Gemini-Titan 3 mission, are shown inspecting the inside of Gemini spacecraft at the Mission Control Center at Cape Kennedy, Florida.
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Gemini; What -- Titan; Where -- Florida
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[image]KSC-07PD-1286 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- NASA, Kennedy Space Center and State of Florida dignitaries helped launch the opening of the newest attraction at Kennedy Space Center's Visitor Complex the Shuttle Launch Experience. Former astronauts John Young (left) and Bob Crippen (right) share their impressions with the audience. Seated on stage are Lt. Governor of Florida Jeff Kottkamp and Center Director Bill Parsons...
Keywords: Who -- John Young; Where -- Kennedy Space Center (KSC); Where -- Florida
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[image]Gemini astronauts in full pressure suits - NASA/Johnson Space Center (NASA-JSC)
Prime crew for the Gemini 3 mission are photographed in full length portraits in their space suits. Viril I. Grissom (left) and John Young are seen with the portable suit air conditioners connected and their helmets on (19431); Four Gemini astronauts are photographed in full pressure suits. From left to right are John Young and Virgil I. Grissom, the prime crew for Gemini 3; as well as Walter M. Schirra and Thomas P...
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Gemini 3; What -- Gemini
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[image]Astronaut John Young photographed collecting lunar samples - NASA/Johnson Space Center (NASA-JSC)
Astronaut John W. Young, commander of the Apollo 16 lunar landing mission, is photographed collecting lunar samples near North Ray crater during the third Apollo 16 extravehicular activity (EVA-3) at the Descartes landing site. This picture was taken by Astronaut Charles M. Duke Jr., lunar module pilot. Young is using the lunar surface rake and a set of tongs. The Lunar Roving Vehicle is parked in the field of large boulders in the background.
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Apollo 16; What -- Crater
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[image]Astronaut John Young looks over a boulder at Station no. 13 during EVA - NASA/Johnson Space Center (NASA-JSC)
Astronaut John W. Young, commander of the Apollo 16 lunar landing mission, looks over a large boulder at Station No. 13 during the third Apollo 16 extravehicular activity (EVA-3) at the Descartes landing site. This was the site of the permanently shadowed soil sample which was taken from a hole extending under overhanging rock. Astronaut Charles M. Duke Jr., lunar module pilot, took this photograph...
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Apollo 16; Where -- Texas
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[image]Astronaut John Young hoisted aboard helicopter during water egress training - NASA/Johnson Space Center (NASA-JSC)
Astronauts John W. Young, Gemini 10 command pilot, is hoisted up to a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter during water egress training in the Gulf of Mexico. A team of Manned Spaceflight Center (MSC) swimmers assists in the exercise. The Static Article 5 spacecraft can be seen in the water.
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Gemini 10; Where -- Gulf of Mexico
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[image]Simulation - Apollo 10 - NASA
Astronauts Stafford, Commander (CDR); Young, Command Module Pilot (CMP); and Cernan, Lunar Module Pilot (LMP), in the Apollo Mission Simulator, both pressurized and unpressurized, Bldg. 5.
Keywords: Who -- Gene Cernan; Who -- John Young; Who -- Thomas Patten Stafford
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[image]Earthrise - NASA
The Apollo 16 crew captured this Earthrise with a handheld Hasselblad camera during the second revolution of the moon. Identifiable craters seen on the moon include Saha, Wyld and Saenger. Much of the terrain seen here is never visible from the Earth, as the command module was passing onto what is known as the 'dark side' of the moon. Apollo 16 launched on April 16, 1972 and landed on the moon on April 20...
Keywords: Earthrise; Who -- John Young; What -- Apollo 16; What -- Moon
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[image]Gemini astronauts in full pressure suits - NASA
Prime crew for the Gemini 3 mission are photographed in full length portraits in their space suits. Virgil I. Grissom (left) and John Young are seen with the portable suit air conditioners connected and their helmets on.
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Gemini 3; What -- Gemini
Downloads: 21
[image]Gemini astronauts in full pressure suits - NASA/Johnson Space Center (NASA-JSC)
Prime crew for the Gemini 3 mission are photographed in full length portraits in their space suits. Viril I. Grissom (left) and John Young are seen with the portable suit air conditioners connected and their helmets on (19431); Four Gemini astronauts are photographed in full pressure suits. From left to right are John Young and Virgil I. Grissom, the prime crew for Gemini 3; as well as Walter M. Schirra and Thomas P...
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Gemini 3; What -- Gemini
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[image]KSC-05PD-0838 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - At the Astronaut Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, Chairman Owen Garriott prepares to place a medal on the neck of new inductee Joe Allen. Current Hall of Famers in the background are John Young and Dick Gordon (at left) and Al Worden (at right). The other new inductees are Bruce McCandless and Gordon Fullerton. The event is being held in the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex?s Apollo/Saturn V Center...
Keywords: Who -- Owen Garriott; Who -- John Young; What -- Space Shuttle Orbiter; Where -- Kennedy Space Center (KSC)
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[image]KSC-81PC-0413 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - Heavy, blast-proof steel louvers seal the large windows of the Launch Control Center?s firing room against mishaps that fail to occur when the first flight of the Space Shuttle is launched from Pad 39A 3.5 mile away. Launch staff, intently watching their computer readouts and TV monitors during the critical moments of launch, will cheer and wave miniature American flags when Astronauts John Young and Robert Crippen complete their fiery rocket ascent safely.
Keywords: Who -- John Young; Who -- Robert Crippen; What -- Space Shuttle Orbiter; Where -- Kennedy Space Center (KSC)
Downloads: 10
[image]KSC-07PD-1294 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- Former astronauts take their seats in the newest attraction at Kennedy Space Center's Visitor Complex, the Shuttle Launch Experience. In the front row are (left to right) John Young, Rick Searfoss, Charles Bolden and Norm Thagard. The attraction includes a simulated launch with the sights, sounds and sensations of launching into space. Find out more about the Visitor Complex and the Shuttle Launch Experience at *http://www.kennedyspacecenter.com/visitKSC/attractions...
Keywords: Who -- John Young; Who -- Charles Bolden; Where -- Kennedy Space Center (KSC)
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[image]KSC-07PD-0175 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- Guests and attendees salute the U.S. flag during a ceremony at the KSC Visitor Complex held in remembrance of the astronauts lost in the Apollo 1 fire: Virgil "Gus" Grissom, Edward H. White II and Roger B. Chaffee. Among those gathered on stage are (from left) Faith Johnson, daughter of Theodore Freeman and Martha Chaffee, daughter of Roger Chaffee, Associate Administrator for Space Operations William Gerstenmaier and KSC Director Bill Parsons, plus former astronaut...
Keywords: Who -- Roger B. Chaffee; Who -- John Young; Where -- Kennedy Space Center (KSC)
Downloads: 14
[image]KSC-06PD-0702 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - Astronaut John Young speaks to veterans of the space program in front of the U.S. Space Walk of Fame?s Gemini Monument in Space View Park in Titusville, Fla. More than 50 former Gemini workers attended the event marking the 40th anniversary of Project Gemini. Young, himself a veteran of Project Gemini, told members of the group they should be pleased with their accomplishments, which ultimately helped to land a man on the moon and will lead to future Mars exploration...
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Gemini; What -- Moon; What -- Mars; Where -- Kennedy Space Center (KSC)
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[image]Apollo 16 Mission image - Astronaut Charles M. Duke Jr., Apollo 16 lunar module pilot, exposed this view of ''Shadow Rock'' with his 70mm Hasselblad camera during the mission's third and final extravehicular activity EVA-3, on April 23, 1972. - NASA
Astronaut Charles M. Duke Jr., Apollo 16 lunar module pilot, exposed this view of ''Shadow Rock'' with his 70mm Hasselblad camera during the mission's third and final extravehicular activity EVA-3, on April 23, 1972. This particular stop was referenced as Station #13. The scoop, a geological hand tool, leans against the rock and helps give an idea of the size. Station #13 is a little southeast of the North Ray crater at the Descartes area...
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Apollo 16; What -- Crater; Who -- Charles M. Duke Jr
Downloads: 23
[image]KSC-06PD-0592 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - To honor the 25th anniversary of the first shuttle launch on April 12, 1981, STS-1 Commander John Young (left) and Pilot Bob Crippen (right) were invited to share their experiences with employees during a special presentation at Kennedy. Here, Young relates his feelings about making that historic flight. Photo credit: NASA/George Shelton
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- STS-1; Where -- Kennedy Space Center (KSC)
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[image]KSC-07PD-0176 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- Lowell Grissom addresses guests attending a ceremony at the KSC Visitor Complex held in remembrance of the astronauts lost in the Apollo 1 fire: Virgil "Gus" Grissom, Edward H. White II and Roger B. Chaffee. Grissom is the brother of Gus Grissom. Members of the Apollo 1 families, along with KSC Director Bill Parsons, Associate Administrator for Space Operations William Gerstenmaier, President of the Astronauts Memorial Foundation Stephen Feldman, Chairman of the Boa...
Keywords: Who -- Roger B. Chaffee; Who -- John Young; Where -- Kennedy Space Center (KSC)
Downloads: 15
[image]KSC-07PD-1293 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- Former astronauts take their seats in the newest attraction at Kennedy Space Center's Visitor Complex, the Shuttle Launch Experience. In the front row are (from left) Bob Crippen, John Young, Rick Searfoss, Charles Bolden and Norm Thagard. The attraction includes a simulated launch with the sights, sounds and sensations of launching into space. Find out more about the Visitor Complex and the Shuttle Launch Experience at *http://www.kennedyspacecenter.com/visitKSC/at...
Keywords: Who -- John Young; Who -- Charles Bolden; Where -- Kennedy Space Center (KSC)
Downloads: 8
[image]KSC-81PC-0190 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - Pilot Robert Crippen watches intently as a technician adjusts the lens of his space suit, while Crew Commander John Young's suit is connected to life support system lines, during simulated countdown and launch. The two astronauts, prime crewmen for the maiden flight of the Space Shuttle scheduled no sooner than the week of April 5, are pictured in the suiting room of the Operations and Checkout Building at KSC prior to boarding their transport van for the trip to Lau...
Keywords: Who -- Robert Crippen; Who -- John Young; What -- Space Shuttle Orbiter; Where -- Kennedy Space Center (KSC)
Downloads: 9
[image]KSC-06PD-0590 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - To honor the 25th anniversary of the first shuttle launch on April 12, 1981, STS-1 Commander John Young (seated, left) and Pilot Bob Crippen (right) were invited to share their experiences with employees during a special presentation at Kennedy. Kennedy's Deputy Director Bill Parsons (far left) introduced the two men. Here, Young relates his feelings about making that historic flight...
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- STS-1; Where -- Kennedy Space Center (KSC)
Downloads: 10
[image]KSC-81PC-0012 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - Space Shutle astronauts being briefed on the emergency pad escape system are (left to right) Loren Shriver (with hat), Prime Crew Pilot Bob Criippen and Commander John Young. The slidewire system provides a quick escape from upper launch pad platforms in case of a serious emergency. The flight crews wore the spacesuits and other equipment to be worn during a mission, but sandbags were used to duplicate the weight of riders in the slidewire baskets during the training...
Keywords: Who -- Loren Shriver; Who -- John Young; Where -- Kennedy Space Center (KSC)
Downloads: 9
[image]KSC-06PD-0703 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - Veterans of the space program enjoy a guided tour of the Kennedy Space Center following a ceremony marking the 40th anniversary of Project Gemini. More than 50 former Gemini workers attended the event. Astronaut John Young, himself a veteran of Project Gemini, was the key speaker, telling members of the group they should be pleased with their accomplishments, which ultimately helped to land a man on the moon and will lead to future Mars exploration...
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Gemini; What -- Moon; What -- Mars; Where -- Kennedy Space Center (KSC)
Downloads: 9
[image]KSC-81PC-0313 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - Technicians assist Columbia's prime crew astronauts John Young (right) and Bob Crippen (left) during suit-up operations in the crew quarters of the Operations and Checkout Building a few hours before the scheduled liftoff of the Space Shuttle on its maiden flight.
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Space Shuttle Orbiter; Where -- Kennedy Space Center (KSC)
Downloads: 10
[image]KSC-81PC-0370 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - The Space Shuttle rises majestically above Launch Complex 39's Pad A on the first leg of its maiden journey into space. On board for the historic flight are astronauts John Young and Bob Crippen, scheduled to spend nearly 54 hours in space on this first shakedown test of America?s new reusable Space Transportation System (STS). The Sunday morning liftoff came a few seconds after 7 a.m...
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Space Shuttle Orbiter; What -- Dawn; Where -- Kennedy Space Center (KSC)
Downloads: 8
[image]Astronaut John Young in shadow of Lunar Module behind ultraviolet camera - NASA
Astronaut John W. Young, Apollo 16 commander, stands in the shadow of the Lunar Module LM behind the ultraviolet camera which is in operation. This photograph was taken by Astronaut Charles M. Duke Jr., lunar module pilot, during the mission's second extravehicular activity EVA-2. The UV camera's gold surface is designed to maintain the correct temperature. Young set the prescribed angles of azimuth and elevation here 14 degrees for photography of the large Magellanic Cloud and pointed the camer...
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Apollo 16; Who -- Charles M. Duke Jr
Downloads: 24
[image]AC80-0107-10 - NASA/Ames Research Center
Photograph by DFRC Feb 6, 1980 Photograph by DFRC Space Shuttle Orbiter 102 Columbia is shown backing out of its manufacturing facililty at Palmdale, CA, the Rockwell international Space Division Plant, enroute to Dryden Flgiht Research Center. This Orbiter will be the first shuttle spacecraft that will carry two astronauts, John Young and Richard Crippen, into earth orbital test flight in late 1979.
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Space Shuttle Orbiter; What -- Columbia; What -- Earth
Downloads: 20
[image]KSC-81PC-0017 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - Space Shuttle prime crew astronauts Bob Crippen (left) and John Young (center) board the emergency pad escape system known as the "slidewire." The slidewire system provides a quick escape from upper launch pad platforms in case of a serious emergency. The flight crews wore the spacesuits and other equipment to be worn during a mission, but sandbags were used to duplicate the weight of riders in the slidewire baskets during the training.
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Space Shuttle Orbiter; Where -- Kennedy Space Center (KSC)
Downloads: 10
[image]STS-1 Launches - NASA
Nearly 30 years ago this week, a new era in space flight began, when on April 12, 1981 the first shuttle mission was launched. STS-1 commander John Young...
Keywords: NASA Image of the Day; Who -- John Young; What -- STS-1
Downloads: 187
[image]KSC-01PP-0762 - NASA
The 12th annual Dr. Kurt H. Debus Award Dinner included as speakers the first Shuttle crew from STS-1, John Young (left) and Robert Crippen (right). At the dinner, Center Director Roy Bridges received the 2001 Dr. Kurt H. Debus Award honoring his progressive, visionary leadership and contributions to space technology and exploration. The Florida Committee of the National Space Club presented the award...
Keywords: Who -- John Young; Who -- Robert Crippen; Who -- Roy D. Bridges; What -- STS-1; Where -- Florida
Downloads: 8
[image]KSC-06PD-0594 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - To honor the 25th anniversary of the first shuttle launch on April 12, 1981, STS-1 Pilot Bob Crippen (left) and Commander John Young (right) sit in front of a mockup of a space shuttle at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. During their appearance, they shared their experiences on that historic flight. Photo credit: NASA/George Shelton
Keywords: Who -- John Young; What -- Space Shuttle Orbiter; What -- STS-1; Where -- Kennedy Space Center (KSC)
Downloads: 14
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